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Mayo Clinic in Arizona Reaches 1,000th Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Milestone

PHOENIX — September 4, 2012.  The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Mayo Clinic in Arizona recently reached a milestone by performing its 1,000th adult bone marrow transplant. Mayo Clinic's BMT program, in collaboration with Phoenix Children's Hospital, is the largest BMT program in Arizona. VIDEO ALERT: Click here to [...]

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Test Identifies Bone Marrow Transplant Patients Who Smoke, Helps Yield Better Outcomes

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Simply asking patients who are about to receive a bone marrow transplant whether or not they smoke may not prompt them to disclose their tobacco habit or to kick it, and smoking can lead to poorer outcomes after a transplant. Testing patients for traces of a chemical [...]

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Bone Marrow Transplant

In this Medical Edge Segment the focus is bone marrow transplantation with Mayo Clinic Dr. Dennis Gastineau. To listen to this podcast segment, click on the link below. Bone Marrow Transplant

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Bone Marrow Transplant

Over the last decade, medicine has seen great advances in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Many people with the disease are living longer and many are cured. That's thanks to cancer research and people who are willing to make sacrifices. Sacrifices such as donating bone marrow.

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Bone Marrow Transplants

From leukemia to sickle cell anemia, bone marrow transplants are used to treat many diseases.  Mayo Clinic Dr. Shakila Khan talks about one little girl's battle with aplastic anemia. To listen to this podcast segment, click the link below: Bone Marrow Transplants

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